Subject and Keywords:
Identity forming process takes place in the culture of everyday life at home. The most important causal factors are: culture of the material being, acknowledged value system and norms, accepted schemes of solving social situations, culture of emotions, custom and mores, communication codes, celebrating and leisure. The identity builds up simultaneously in two dimensions: cultural and social. In the first one, it prepares a man for various forms of participation in culture. In the second one, it makes aware and stimulates the needs of active being in social activities. Both aspects of personality development are shapeing the adopted life directions and are a fundament of self-development in an adult life of a man.